A podcast of our folktale created for The Storytelling Performance Task in Mrs. Finley's Reading class.
|Tibetan Folktale from Jumo|
Tibetan Folktale and Life Experience told by Jumo in 2007 in Jainca, Qinghai.
Keywords: Tibetan Folktale
Re-telling of a Native American folktale.
Keywords: sky; folktale
|The story of Aiar from the Aramaic, Syriac, Arabic, Armenian, Ethiopic, Old Turkish, Greek and Slavonic versions - Conybeare, F. C. (Frederick Cornwallis), 1856-1924|
"We are indebted then to Hoffman for identifying the characters ... in Tobit with those in Aiar." -- Introd
Keywords: Ahikar (Folktale)
|Spring Defeats Winter|
A re-telling of a Native American folktale
Keywords: Spring; Winter; folktale
|Contes_et_rencontres_en_Lozere - Bernadete Bidaude|
Pictures and testimonies on the last twenty years of storytelling in the Lozere Department (France)
Keywords: Storytelling; folktale; conte; conteurs
A famous traditional tale called Urashima Taro in the Japanese language
Keywords: Japanese; folk_tale
Based on a German folk-tale, and subject of a piece by Goethe, this tells the story of a supernatural being, "The Creature", who hunts children in the Forest. As with the vampire, who must be willingly invited into a home by his victim, so must The Creature be embraced by the child it seeks. It also features another denizen, Baba Yaga, the Demon Witch of the Woods, who also takes children with the intention of roasting them in her oven...
Keywords: Folk-tale, German, Child
|The Stonecutter - Gerald McDermott|
The late Gerald McDermott made this, his first commercial film at the age of 19, an extremely complex animation short featuring approximately 2000 animation cels presented in six minutes. The production was handled by an uncredited Harrison Engle, later noted as a documentary filmmaker. Influenced by Klee and Matisse, McDermott used silk-screen as well as traditional painting techniques in crafting ethnographic folk tale animation shorts...
Keywords: Animation; Japan; folktale
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|Storytelling of The Tale of Three Brothers - Karrie Cox|
Reading from, "The Tales of Beedle the Bard", "The Tale of Three Brothers", by J. K. Rowling.
Keywords: folktale; rowling; karrie; beedle; bard
Story telling of "The Three Brothers" from Tales of Beedle the Bard by J.K. Rowling.
Keywords: Three; Brothers; Folktale; Rowling; Beedle; Bard
|Deep Green Future|
Keywords: deep green philly noam chomsky molotov folktale
|C 35 A COURTESAN WHO BECOMES A GODESS|
Chinese myth, Chinese fairytales
Keywords: Chinese short story; myh; chinese fairy tale; immortal; folktale
Michelle Willemse did this paper cutout, backlit film with silhouettes. Darren Wheeling advised on the animation. Film thanks Jamie, Matt and the whole Ani-Lab gang. 1991.
Keywords: TNLC; CCM; MediaArts; Animation Lab; cutout; Willemse; folktale
|MORPHOLOGY OF THE FOLK TALE - VladÃmir Propp|
English translation of VladÃmir Propp's Morphology of the Folktale in 1958
Keywords: English translation of VladÃmir Propp's Morphology of the Folktale in 1958
|Endangered Folktale Preservation in Xunhua Tibetan Areas, Qinghai Province, PR China|
Endangered Folktale Preservation in Xunhua Tibetan Areas, Qinghai Province, PR China Endangered Folktale Preservation in Xunhua Tibetan Areas, Qinghai Province, PR China A Canada Fund contribution of 191,600 RMB allowed an important local Tibetan folktale project to be carried out in Xunhua Salar Autonomous County. The project digitalized the folktales, encouraged local schools to use local Tibetan literary resources, transcribed the collected folktales into Tibetan writing and translated them i...
Keywords: Xunhua; endangered Tibetan folktale preservation; Tibetan culture; Tibetan folktales; Qinghai Tibetans; Tibetans in China; Tibetan culture; oral Tibetan folk literature; Asian endangered oral literature